This week's featured poet is Molly Rose Quinn, with jazz by Aquiles Navarro & Tcheser Holmes, and your host Nikhil Melnechuk.
Bowery's Premier Poetry Night, with the best OPEN MIC, Featured Poets, and Music in NYC. Vote for your favorite poem to be published online at www.thepoetinnewyork.com.
Molly Rose Quinn is a poet living in Brooklyn and the Director of Public Programming at Housing Works Bookstore Cafe. Her poems appear or are forthcoming in Black Warrior Review, The Offing, PEN Poetry Series, Everyday Genius, Two Serious Ladies, The Agriculture Reader, and other places. Her essays and interviews appear in The Atlas Review, Freerange Nonfiction, The L Magazine, and The Brooklyn Rail, and she is a contributor to Scout. She is a fiction committee member for the Brooklyn Book Festival and co-organizer of the Moby-Dick Marathon NYC. She was raised in Memphis, Tennessee. @mollyrosamota mollyrosequinn.tumblr.com
$10 admission at the door. Come at 8:30 to sign up for the OPEN MIC – 10 slots, first come, first served.
The Poet in New York is generously supported by the National Endowment of the Arts, and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.